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GIVING HOMELESS KIDS HOPE

A few years back, a Manteca fourth grader participating in the HOPE Family Shelter's annual Kids in a Box awareness event and fundraiser was startled when she met one of the homeless children staying at the organization's Raymus House at the time. It was a classmate.

September 09, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Will homeless chase farmers market from Library Park?

The Manteca Chamber of Commerce's farmers' market - a marquee event that brings thousands of people each summer to downtown Manteca - may go elsewhere.

September 09, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Case for Amazon’s next headquarters to be in Lathrop

Here's a crazy idea that in reality isn't all that crazy.

September 08, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Lessons from latest felon & ex-school board trustee

There are more than a few lessons to go around from the 2014 Manteca Unified School Board election that saw two 20-somethings elected and then resign in disgrace leading to a former trustee pleading no contest to an election fraud felony this week.

September 08, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


BRINGING HOME THE BACON

Ron and Susan Dell'Osso are bringing home the bacon to San Joaquin County.

September 08, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Looking to help improve Manteca? Check out the Sororptimists

If you are looking for a way to give back to the community, you can't go wrong with the Manteca Soroptimists.

September 08, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Barks & Rec event set for Saturday at Manteca Dog Park

It's a tail wagging event for dog lovers and their four legged sidekicks.

September 08, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


TALE OF 2 ‘HOMELESS’ MANTECAS

The Manteca Quilters membership is among the collateral damage in Manteca's struggle to address homeless issues and the criminal element that often shadows them.

September 07, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Get ready for bacon popcorn

Get ready for bacon maple ice cream.

September 07, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


One scar gone. . . ; Sip & Spell on deck

The City of Manteca has delivered on the first of what will hopefully be many demolitions of fire damaged structures and vacant buildings left in disrepair that are creating major quality of life problems.

September 07, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


City culture, saving money & the homeless

Mike Morowit was adamant.

September 06, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


TAKE MANTECA BACK

City Attorney John Brinton pulled no punches Tuesday when he described what Manteca is up against when it comes to the upswing in homeless, vagrancy, and accompanying quality of life crimes.

September 06, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Shelley Berman, Harry Styles & who we are

"If the plural of radius is radii shouldn't the plural of stewardess be stewardi?"

September 05, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The fear: Problems will spread

The Kmart store on Northgate Drive is now closed.

September 05, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Status report on Manteca’s $15 million investment

Manteca's elected leaders are meeting behind closed doors this evening to discuss the price and terms for 67 acres the city owns. Colorado-based McWhinney Development has been working for nearly seven years to secure a major indoor waterpark operator for the land as a partner for an investment that could easily exceed $250 million.

September 05, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


We were fools for letting Manson live

Charles Manson lived 48 years too long.

November 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Making Manteca less safe?

Manteca has now delivered for 20 consecutive years on a goal to make sure no struggling families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop go without a ...

November 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MANTECA DOES IT AGAIN

Manteca has now delivered for 20 consecutive years on a goal to make sure no struggling families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop go without a ...

November 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ripon tradition: Cal Crush Clydesdales rides

The sound of Cal Crush Clydesdales hoofs clicking against street pavers in downtown Ripon will return Saturday, Dec. 2.

November 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


$112.2M PENSION SHORTFALL

Manteca's elected leaders facing a daunting unfunded pension liability could get a better handle on future debt and bring stability to city finances down ...

November 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Time to make alarm companies pull their weight in City of Manteca

The uproar this past week over a city coding error that sent Janis Music a $700 bill for false alarms that turned out to actually ...

November 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT

If you don't think Manteca Unified is listening to the community, parents and students - guess again.

November 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


LOOKING FOR ‘THE’ TREE

Artificial or real?

November 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


Cutting classes, not shaking hands & monitoring social media sites

Back in 1939 my mother - then a junior at Lincoln High of Lincoln in Placer County - and several of her friends decided to cut school ...

November 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Keeping students safe

Five Manteca Unified students walking to or from city campuses have been struck by vehicles during the past 26 months including a young girl who ...

November 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Take out a fire hydrant and it’ll cost you

At least 10 times a year someone manages to take out a City of Manteca fire hydrant.

November 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


City hiring 2nd resource officer to deal with homeless issues

A retiring Manteca Police officer will help augment the city's efforts to steer homeless that want help to available resources as well as address ...

November 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The Golden ‘Stoner State’ isn’t all that laid back on pot

A few years back, a reporter asked Gov. Jerry Brown what he thought of the movement to legalize marijuana.

November 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


CHRISTMAS IN MANTECA

Santa's helpers do double duty as Manteca Recreation Department staffers.

November 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Want to cut weight? Count pink slips for FDA employees

In my day I could polish off an entire extra-large combo pizza - sausage and pepperoni - in nothing flat.

November 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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